Day in the Life Archives
Dr. Ali Khan
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Ali S. Khan is the Director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (PHPR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Dr. Khan is responsible for all of CDC's public health preparedness and response activities. He shares a busy Friday with us.
A Trauma Nurse Specialist. An Emergency Room Director. Chicago’s Deputy Commissioner of Public Health Emergency Preparedness. These are among the variety of roles that Chris Kosmos tackled before joining CDC in 2009 as the Director of the Division of State and Local Readiness (DSLR) in CDC’s Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response. She generously answers our questions.